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Web site: http://www.ket.org/muse/

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Celebrates the world of creative output and spirit found within the Bluegrass state. The series brings viewers provocative and thoughtful documentaries about artists, issues, events, and places that reflect Kentuckians' diverse and exciting means of expression and offer a fresh perspective on contemporary artistic life.

TV Schedule

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Of Hands and Hearts: The Kentucky Guild of Artists #601
A variety of artisans from across Kentucky discuss their work, the value of their membership in the guild, and the history and goals of Kentucky's oldest art and craft organization. A 2013 KET production.

  • KETKY Sunday, February 7 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, February 8 at 7:00 am EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Merle Travis: Guitar Man #702
This program traces the career of Merle Travis, the Kentucky guitarist and songwriter best known for his songs "Sixteen Tons," "Dark as a Dungeon," and his unique finger-picking style.

  • KET2 Tuesday, February 9 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 10 at midnight EST
  • KETKY Monday, February 15 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 18 at 1:00 am EST
  • KETKY Saturday, February 20 at 3:00 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Wendy Whelan: Moments of Grace #502
Interviews and performance segments take you into the life of New York City Ballet principal dancer Wendy Whelan, a Louisville native who began dancing with the Louisville Ballet Company as a child.

  • KET Sunday, February 14 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET Sunday, February 14 at 3:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Sunday, March 20 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 21 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 21 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, March 24 at 1:00 am EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Coal Black Voices #104
The Affrilachian Poets, an ensemble of African-American and minority writers from Appalachia and the South, challenge the notions of an all-white region and culture and celebrate their African heritage and rural roots. Their work gives voice to the pleasures and power of family, land, good food, artistic community, music, and transformation.

  • KETKY Sunday, February 14 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, February 15 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 17 at midnight EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Frank X Walker: I Dedicate This Ride #503
Through poetry and drama, Kentucky writer and Affrilachian Poets founder Frank X Walker illuminates the life of 19th century African-American jockey Isaac Murphy. The program includes dramatic segments performed by Lexington Children's Theatre.

  • KETKY Sunday, February 21 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, February 22 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 24 at midnight EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Ed McClanahan #304
Part of the acclaimed KET series Signature, this 1995 documentary profiles author and University of Kentucky professor Ed McClanahan, from his experiences as a member of the Merry Pranksters in California in the 1960s to his sprawling novel The Natural Man and his autobiographical work Famous People I Have Known. A 2010 KET production.

  • KETKY Thursday, February 25 at noon EST
  • KETKY Friday, February 26 at 4:00 pm EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Ellis Wilson—So Much to Paint #105
Follows the career of Kentucky native Ellis Wilson (1899-1977), an African-American artist whose passion for painting took him from his hometown of Mayfield to a successful career in New York. His work captured the daily lives of African Americans and helped open doors for many younger black artists. This update of a 2000 KET documentary includes a look at Ellis Wilson works discovered since the program's premiere.

  • KETKY Sunday, February 28 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, February 29 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 2 at midnight EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Tin Can Buddha: Shades of Blue #403
Tin Can Buddha (Mitch Ivanoff, Rodney Hatfield, and Lee Carroll) is joined by Caroline Dahl, Harry Pickens, Gail Wynters and other Kentucky performers in a blues- and piano-focused concert recorded at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. A 2011 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, February 29 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 2 at noon EST
  • KETKY Thursday, March 3 at midnight EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Actors Theatre of Louisville #604
Celebrating its 50th year, the renowned repertory theater has become a local institution with a national reputation. With an emphasis on new American plays and a strong apprenticeship program, run for years by Jon Jory, the theater has launched numerous careers.

  • KETKY Sunday, March 6 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 7 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 9 at midnight EST

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Appalatin #602
A performance and interview with Appalatin, a Kentucky-based musical group whose music fuses Latin and Appalachian styles, creating an upbeat and eclectic sound.

  • KETKY Sunday, March 13 at 10:00 am EST
  • KETKY Monday, March 14 at 7:00 am EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 16 at 12:30 am EST
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